Health Activist Hero Nominees

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Testicular Cancer Awareness Foundation

We are a nonprofit organization compassionately dedicated to improving the lives of those affected by…

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Kati

My name is Kati Morton and I am a MFTI who specializes in mental health. My video series "Healthy Mind,…

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Jacob

Jacob Moore is a filmmaker, public speaker & founder of NoStigmas.org, a global peer support network…

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Julie Flygare

Julie Flygare, JD, is a leading narcolepsy spokesperson, award-winning author, and blogger diagnosed…

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@JessicaGimeno

Jessica fights 5 illnesses daily: bipolar 2, myasthenia gravis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, asthma,…

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Just Mildly Medicated

My name is Carrie and I am an Army wife, mother of 4 kiddos and a goldendoodle. I have a thin filter…

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Pam Bower

I have been a Health Advocate for Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) since 1994 when my mother-in-law was…

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Barby Ingle

Barby is a Reality TV Star #ExtremeTimeCheaters #TLC | Cheerleader of HOPE *\O/* | A Face of RSD & Chronic…

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Sara

The name Sara is pretty common so ask for the one without a rectum and you'll find me! ;-p I have Crohn…

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Amy

Amy Medling, CHC, is the founder of PCOS Diva.com, an online resource dedicated to helping women understand…

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Rest Ministries

When I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis 20 years ago I didn't know it would be the thread that…

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Dana Trentini (aka Hypothyroid Mom)

Who knew that little butterfly-shaped thyroid gland at the base of our necks could affect our lives so…

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Gina @ Special Happens

I am a former Victim's Advocate who has shifted to advocating for those with intellectual and physical…

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Michael Fernandez- Migraine Discussions

I'm a 24 year old terminal vasculitis, Cluster Headache, Neuropathy, Asthma, and Chronic Migraine advocate…

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(IFAA) The International Foundation For Autoimmune Arthritis

IFAA: AN INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR AUTOIMMUNE & AUTOINFLAMMATORY DISEASES WITH ARTHRITIS AS A MAJOR…

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Janie A. Bowthorpe

Hello to all my thyroid friends worldwide! Who would've guessed that I'd be where I am today!! For twenty…

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Teri Robert

Fourteen years ago, when I turned to the Internet for help with my chronic Migraines, I had no idea how…

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Dr. Patty Verdugo, PsyD

I became ill when I was 20 years old. I have had multiple back surgeries, including one that should never…

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Project HEAL

Project HEAL: Help to Eat, Accept and Live is a 501(c) not-for-profit organization in the United States…

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Elizabeth V

After her 2009 mastectomy, Elizabeth parlayed her 30 years as a medical writer into providing educational…

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Pamela Sloate

Pamela's passion is raising awareness of Dystonia, the rare neurological disorder she's battled for 40…

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Kristy Long

Founder of non profit The DREAM Institute. POLSC degree from OSU & MPA from OU. 20 years with Federal…

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Pattie Brynn

Even SuperHeroes chug mocha-vodka-valium lattes, right? RIGHT? This mom of 5 "gets" the challenges of…

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Melissa Olephant- Live Laugh Lyme

Chronic Lyme disease is often misdiagnosed & is often hard to treat. It can be confusing, painful, scary,…

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